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The Resource A nation transformed by information : how information has shaped the United States from Colonial times to the present, editors, Alfred D. Chandler, Jr., James W. Cortada

A nation transformed by information : how information has shaped the United States from Colonial times to the present, editors, Alfred D. Chandler, Jr., James W. Cortada

Label
A nation transformed by information : how information has shaped the United States from Colonial times to the present
Title
A nation transformed by information
Title remainder
how information has shaped the United States from Colonial times to the present
Statement of responsibility
editors, Alfred D. Chandler, Jr., James W. Cortada
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The editors assembled a group of contributors are experts in their particular fields, from management consulting to history to sociology, and worked with them to create a book that is fully integrated and cross referenced. An important new look at American history, A Nation Transformed by Information will interest anyone who wants to understand how the United States has stepped so confidently into the latest Information Age."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
338.973/06
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1918-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chandler, Alfred D.
  • Cortada, James W
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Information technology
Label
A nation transformed by information : how information has shaped the United States from Colonial times to the present, editors, Alfred D. Chandler, Jr., James W. Cortada
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-361) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The threshold of the information age: radio, television, and motion pictures mobilize the nation
  • Margaret Graham
  • Progenitors of the information age: the development of chips and computers
  • James W. Cortada
  • Information technology management since 1960
  • Richard L. Nolan
  • Computers in U.S. households since 1977
  • Lee S. Sproull
  • The information age: continuities and differences
  • Alfred D. Chandler Jr.,
  • The information age in historical perspective: introduction
  • James W. Cortada
  • Alfred D. Chandler Jr.
  • Early American origins of the information age
  • Richard D. Brown
  • Recasting the information infrastructure for the industrial age
  • Richard R. John
  • Business use of information and technology during the industrial age
  • JoAnne Yates
Control code
ocm42476742
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 380 pages, [12] pages of plates
Isbn
9780195128147
Lccn
99049438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)42476742
Label
A nation transformed by information : how information has shaped the United States from Colonial times to the present, editors, Alfred D. Chandler, Jr., James W. Cortada
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-361) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The threshold of the information age: radio, television, and motion pictures mobilize the nation
  • Margaret Graham
  • Progenitors of the information age: the development of chips and computers
  • James W. Cortada
  • Information technology management since 1960
  • Richard L. Nolan
  • Computers in U.S. households since 1977
  • Lee S. Sproull
  • The information age: continuities and differences
  • Alfred D. Chandler Jr.,
  • The information age in historical perspective: introduction
  • James W. Cortada
  • Alfred D. Chandler Jr.
  • Early American origins of the information age
  • Richard D. Brown
  • Recasting the information infrastructure for the industrial age
  • Richard R. John
  • Business use of information and technology during the industrial age
  • JoAnne Yates
Control code
ocm42476742
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 380 pages, [12] pages of plates
Isbn
9780195128147
Lccn
99049438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)42476742

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